trapezium bone

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Synonyms for trapezium bone

the wrist bone on the thumb side of the hand that articulates with the 1st and 2nd metacarpals

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Tubbs et al., indicate that we must also consider the fracture of distal radius, base of the first metacarpal and the trapezium bone, as they all are part of the floor of the AS.
A The miner's safety lamp B The penny-farthing bicycle C The dry dock D The method of making bone china QUESTION 11 - for 11 points: Where in the human body is the trapezium bone? A Ankle B Knee C Wrist D Hip QUESTION 12 - for 12 points: What can be undershot, overshot and breastshot?
* Excision of trapezium bone with ligament stabilisation is often performed with predictably good results.
The implant is designed as a single component that minimizes bone resections and preserves the trapezium bone in the wrist.
An Argentinian Rugby Union statement confirmed Hernandez suffered a fracture of the trapezium bone in his right hand and will undergo surgery in Buenos Aires.